Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS)
When: Oct 31st - Nov 4th, 2018
Where: Various marinas and venues across Fort Lauderdale.The Boat Show Fort Lauderdale 2018 should feature more than $3 billion worth of boats, yachts, superyachts, electronics, engines and thousands of boating accessories from every major marine manufacturer and boat builder across the globe.
The 59th annual edition of the event, which attracts yachting enthusiasts and yachting professionals from all over the world, takes place over a long weekend at the start of November (see dates below) and provides an opportunity to admire many of the available yachts for the Caribbean yachting season. While all yachts will be displayed outdoors, there will be many attractions and seminars given in indoor spaces, including seminars and classes on everything from basic docking skills to open water boat handling. There is a dedicated powerboat school that offers visitors the opportunity to get behind the helm; children will have the opportunity to learn to fish; and a series of classes and exhibitions will be held at the Bluewild Watersport & Marine Expo, with different watersports being discussed and demonstrated by experienced professionals. The Boat Show Fort Lauderdale is amongst the world’s biggest yachting events, and is the only place to be this November.
Tickets: buy tickets here.